Seagate preps hard-disk encryption technology
Next year Seagate will start shipping a security technology for some of its hard-disk drives that will make life more difficult for notebook PC thieves to read stolen data.
The technology, called Hardware-Based Full Disc Encryption (FDE), automatically encrypts all the data written to the drive, according to Mark Pastor, strategic marketing senior director at Seagate.
By Paul Kallender at Macworld.
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